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Sheraton DFW Airport Hotel Completes $7 Million Renovation

Sheraton DFW Airport Hotel Completes $7 Million Renovation

April 28, 2015

Extensive Transformation Includes Makeover of the Atrium, Meeting Space and All Guest RoomsDALLAS (April 28, 2015) - StepStone Hospitality today announced the...

Cendyn Acquires Ovations Management Solutions™ Enhancing Cendyn Arcaneo’s Event Technology Platform

Cendyn Acquires Ovations Management Solutions™ Enhancing Cendyn Arcaneo’s Event Technology Platform

April 28, 2015

Innovative Software Allows Seamless Tracking and Reporting on Entertainment Spend to Help Improve ROI and ROR  Boca Raton, Fla. - April 28, 2015...

A Brief Guide To Winning a Hotel Property Tax Appeal

A Brief Guide To Winning a Hotel Property Tax Appeal

April 28, 2015

​by Erich Baum Introduction Factors both internal and external to a hotel property affect its value, and in turn, its property tax burden. In most...

Strategic Hotels & Resorts Agrees to Sell California’s 417-room Hyatt Regency La Jolla for $118M

Strategic Hotels & Resorts Agrees to Sell California’s 417-room Hyatt Regency La Jolla for $118M

April 28, 2015

CHICAGO, April 28, 2015—Strategic Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: BEE), along with its joint-venture partner, today announced it has signed an...

Enchantment Group Acquires The Cove Resort in Eleuthera, Bahamas

Enchantment Group Acquires The Cove Resort in Eleuthera, Bahamas

April 28, 2015

Enchantment Group will also manage the property, potentially building a spa and additional waterfront suite accommodations.  SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., April 28,...

Georgia’s Atlanta Braves and Omni Hotels & Resorts Partner to Build Hotel Adjacent to SunTrust Park

Georgia’s Atlanta Braves and Omni Hotels & Resorts Partner to Build Hotel Adjacent to SunTrust Park

April 28, 2015

The 260-room Omni Atlanta Hotel at SunTrust Park will serve as a cornerstone of new mixed-use communityApril 28, 2015 - ATLANTA - The Atlanta Braves and Omni...

The C2C Economy, Travel Technology and Hotel Groups

The C2C Economy, Travel Technology and Hotel Groups

April 28, 2015

By Charles de Gaspé BeaubienCEO of Groupize Solutions Accor CEO Sébastien Bazin, who is leading Accor’s massive digital transformation strategy, has...

In Memoriam, A Tribute to Rebecca Kollaras 1969 – 2015

In Memoriam, A Tribute to Rebecca Kollaras 1969 – 2015

April 28, 2015

The Woodlands (Houston), Texas, April 2015....Rebecca Kollaras, who was regional director of public relations for Benchmark Hospitality International and an...

WindsurferCRS Connects to TripAdvisor’s Instant Booking

WindsurferCRS Connects to TripAdvisor’s Instant Booking

April 28, 2015

HOUSTON, TX, April 28, 2015- SHR, an innovative provider of advanced distribution technology and services for the hospitality industry, is now certified as a...

The Water Club at Borgata Selects Percipia for Guest Room Phone Integration Solution

The Water Club at Borgata Selects Percipia for Guest Room Phone Integration Solution

April 28, 2015

Atlantic City, NJ - April 28th, 2015 - The Water Club at Borgata has selected solutions by Percipia for their 800 lavish guest rooms and suites. The 43-story,...

Hotels Need To Think Like A Media Company

Hotels Need To Think Like A Media Company

April 28, 2015

A hotel’s strategy for producing content should be inspired by media companies and influenced by their ideal customer and what is unique about their...

Anatol Rodgers High School Wins HTMP International Competition Hosted by AHLEI

Anatol Rodgers High School Wins HTMP International Competition Hosted by AHLEI

April 28, 2015

Orlando, Florida, April 2015 - High school hospitality students from Anatol Rodgers High School in the Bahamas took home the international title at the 12th...

Intelity Partners with Primland to Add Digital Guest Service Luxury

Intelity Partners with Primland to Add Digital Guest Service Luxury

April 27, 2015

World-class, eco-conscious resort will release new mobile application with leading hotel technology firm Intelity.  MEADOWS OF DAN, Va. - APRIL 28,...

The National Conference Center Recommends 10 Top Apps That Every Meeting & Event Planner Should Have

The National Conference Center Recommends 10 Top Apps That Every Meeting & Event Planner Should Have

April 28, 2015

LEESBURG, Va., April 28, 2015 - The National Conference Center, one of the largest meeting and training facilities in the nation located within close proximity...

Lodging Dynamics Acquires the 92-room Missoula Courtyard by Marriott in Montana

Lodging Dynamics Acquires the 92-room Missoula Courtyard by Marriott in Montana

April 28, 2015

PROVO, Utah, April 28, 2015—Lodging Dynamics Hospitality Group (LDHG) announced expansion into the Montana market through the acquisition of the...

Montage Hotels & Resorts Plans to Develop the 122-key Montage Los Cabos in Mexico

Montage Hotels & Resorts Plans to Develop the 122-key Montage Los Cabos in Mexico

April 28, 2015

To Open in Late 2017, the Seaside Resort will be the Hospitality Brand’s First International Destination April 28, 2015 (ORANGE COUNTY, CALIF.) -...

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Signs to Develop the 120-room Sheraton Cozumel Resort in Mexico

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Signs to Develop the 120-room Sheraton Cozumel Resort in Mexico

April 28, 2015

Agreement Signed with Inmobiliaria Punta Tormentos S.A. de C.V. for the Resort Slated to Open in Early 2018April 28, 2015 - STAMFORD, Conn. - Gaining momentum...

LEVEL Furnished Living Downtown Los Angeles Projected to Launch June 15, 2015

LEVEL Furnished Living Downtown Los Angeles Projected to Launch June 15, 2015

April 28, 2015

Following the success of its LEVEL Furnished Living flagship in Vancouver, Canada, Onni Group – a leading Vancouver-based real estate...

Hilton Hawaiian Village Completes $21 Million Transformation of its Diamond Head Tower

Hilton Hawaiian Village Completes $21 Million Transformation of its Diamond Head Tower

April 28, 2015

Project Marks More Than $100 million In Improvements At Hilton Hawaiian Village Over Five Years HONOLULU - April 28, 2015 - Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki...

Augusta, Georgia’s Historic 144-room Partridge Inn is Now Open After Completing Extensive Renovation

Augusta, Georgia’s Historic 144-room Partridge Inn is Now Open After Completing Extensive Renovation

April 28, 2015

Owned by Partridge Inn Holdings LLC and Managed by Northpointe Hospitality Management, LLC AUGUSTA, Ga. (April 28,2015) - After undergoing an extensive $6...

Courtyard Boston Cambridge in Cambridge, Massachusetts Completes Multi-Million Dollar Revitalization

Courtyard Boston Cambridge in Cambridge, Massachusetts Completes Multi-Million Dollar Revitalization

April 28, 2015

The 207-room Hotel operates as a Marriott franchise and is managed by Highgate Hotels. Cambridge, MA - April 28, 2015 - Marriott International, Inc....

Hospitality Ventures Management Group (HVMG) to Manage New 180-Room Hotel Indigo in Denver, Colorado

Hospitality Ventures Management Group (HVMG) to Manage New 180-Room Hotel Indigo in Denver, Colorado

April 28, 2015

The Hotel is Being Co-Developed by Portman Holdings and Hensel PhelpsATLANTA, Ga. (April 28, 2015) - Hospitality Ventures Management Group (HVMG), an...

Want to Build a Hotel in Latin America? First Head to Miami

Want to Build a Hotel in Latin America? First Head to Miami

Hannah Sampson | The Miami Herald | April 28, 2015

April 28--For its planned expansion into Latin America and the Caribbean, Homewood Suites by Hilton is creating model spaces for developers to pore over -- in...

The First U.S. Hotel Inside a Bass Pro Shops Retail Store, Big Cypress Lodge, Opens in Memphis, TN

The First U.S. Hotel Inside a Bass Pro Shops Retail Store, Big Cypress Lodge, Opens in Memphis, TN

Sara K. Clarke | The Commercial Appeal, Memphis, Tenn. | April 28, 2015

April 27--As the first guests enter the hotel inside Bass Pro Shops at the Pyramid this Wednesday, they'll be met by a hunting lodge paradise: Big game heads...

GF Management Affiliate Acquires the 408-room Westin Chicago Northwest in a $27M Deal

GF Management Affiliate Acquires the 408-room Westin Chicago Northwest in a $27M Deal

April 28, 2015

Property Renovation Planned April 28, 2015 PHILADELPHIA - GF Management, a leading national hotel ownership and management company, through its affiliate, has...

Hyatt Regency Waikiki Beach Resort and Spa Completes a $100M Renovation of the Resort’s 1,230 Rooms

Hyatt Regency Waikiki Beach Resort and Spa Completes a $100M Renovation of the Resort’s 1,230 Rooms

Allison Schaefers | The Honolulu Star-Advertiser | April 28, 2015

April 28--Hyatt Regency Waikiki Beach Resort and Spa has completed a $100 million renovation of the beachfront resort's 1,230 rooms, including Japanese...

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